The Politex Report #1260

Down On The Plantation with Betsy Wetsy and Ben Dover

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Ben Carson, Betsy DeVos, Donald Trump, and the Misuse of American History. NY https://t.co/v0Spkjb2G5

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Betsy DeVos sparks ire by linking historically black colleges with 'school choice' https://t.co/7XYHvt7gmR

DeVos called HBCUs ‘pioneers’ of ‘school choice.’ It didn’t go over well. - WP https://t.co/C6gZZErDW5

‘Welcome to the Trump plantation’: Historically black college vandalized after Betsy DeVos gaffe https://t.co/iaWPxQMfm1

"Misguided" Betsy DeVos’s Power Over Black Colleges. NYT https://t.co/0LUGzJSEOV

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Obama Education Rules Are Swept Aside by Congress, leaving DeVos to gut accountability. NYT https://t.co/n6dmqe6N9H

Trump and DeVos Push ALEC Privatization Scheme as Studies Document Voucher Failures https://t.co/On15YdL4b0

The next step in the Trump-DeVos plan to send taxpayer money to religious schools https://t.co/R5L9kNj3da

School choice advocate with DeVos ties resigns after wife beating remarks. https://t.co/2JIRRKVP06

Trump Says He Heard Frederick Douglass Was Alive from Betsy DeVos. Borowitz https://t.co/NEa95eyeyE

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Ben Carson’s infinite fall from grace: Fredrick Douglass, Intern. https://t.co/h6xZCbmTg5

Carson said slaves brought to America against their will were “immigrants” who “had a dream” https://t.co/V6HUDRf5wM

Ben Carson’s terrible “Hamilton” sequel idea: The enslaved were immigrants who “worked even harder for less”? https://t.co/n04u6jFVLZ

Ben Carson Refers to Slaves as ‘Immigrants’ in First Remarks to HUD Staff: You had to be there. NYT https://t.co/7WPX91zWBu

During a speech to his staff Monday about America’s role as “a land of dreams and opportunity,” Ben Carson referred to slaves as immigrants. (with video) https://t.co/E59cU0EIRS

Ben Carson Says People Pushed Out of Windows Get Unique Opportunity to Fly Through Air. Borowitz https://t.co/npHXfCfPj4

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Ben Carson’s Gray Matter: HUD's brainless leader. Bruni, NYT https://t.co/euy8eUqxIj

Slumlord Donald, poised to drain funds from N.Y. and public housing. NYDN https://t.co/CPspCCyXtD

Housing groups blast Trump admin's potential HUD cuts as 'cruel' and counterproductive. NYDN https://t.co/qPTYreEeAH

Here’s how HUD’s possible $6B cut could affect housing: Fewer houses, higher costs. https://t.co/kIP4IUnGDy

Housing Advocate: It's Scary That Trump HUD Secretary Pick Ben Carson Thinks Poverty is a Choice | Democracy Now! https://t.co/PdNJNGPQsP

Ben Carson is totally unqualified to be HUD secretary - CNN https://t.co/2J5tFYpwgy

In bizarre first speech to HUD, Carson hints at skepticism on civil rights protections https://t.co/UwOy2jspjH

Ben Carson Is Confirmed as HUD Secretary, Continuing Cabinet Attacks On Cabinet. NYT https://t.co/cENMXQ0jlp

Spicer accidentally tweets that Trump is the new HUD secretary | https://t.co/Lzcs14MCev

Lookin' Good! The Future of Housing Segregation Under Trump. Atlantic https://t.co/tlfeaa6jEi

HUD job to pit Carson ideology against long-standing housing policy -WP https://t.co/HqyaBI8Y4B

Trump administration considers $6 billion cut to HUD budget to pay for military expansion. - WP https://t.co/H5ObU8OAhx

Trump's Plan to Expand the Military Could Hurt Veterans Looking for HUD Houses. https://t.co/njDyBQC6Qm

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